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Re: [css3-flexbox] What types of box-tree fixup can occur?

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2012 05:01:41 -0400
Message-ID: <6e21583a0a54bf2671cfcccf8be501b4.squirrel@webmail.moonhenge.net>
To: "www-style list" <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
On 29/04/2012 04:25, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 10:19 AM, Anton Prowse<prowse@moonhenge.net> 
>> I read you as saying: table fixup occurs before flexbox does its thing,
>> but block-in-inline fixup occurs after [flexbox does its thing].  This
>> appears to be consistent with s/flexbox/block layout/.
>> ... which leads to "block-in-inline fixup occurs after block layout does
>> its thing".
> It's this part that doesn't make sense.  I never mentioned block
> layout.  Why are you asking me a question about it in relation to
> flexbox?

Sure you did.  I'm asking you a question about it because you offered it
as justification of a particular choice of behaviour in flexbox layout.

Perhaps it's easier if you could just express what you wrote below in
different terms?

On 26/01/2012 00:14, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> For clarity, I have currently specified that table-fixup occurs
> *before* flexbox does its thing, but block-in-inline fixup occurs
> *after*.  This appears to be consistent with how these two fixup steps
> occur in _block layout_, based on the limited testing I've done so
> far.

(My emphasis expressed with '_')

Anton Prowse
Received on Sunday, 29 April 2012 09:02:14 UTC

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